Institute of Quality Management (IPQ) has organised a workshop entitled “MS ISO 9001:2008 Understanding and Awareness Workshop” on 22 February 2016. A number of 20 staff from various Centre of Authorities participated in the half-day workshop.
The Director of IPQ in his welcoming speech thanked all the participant for their participation. He also conveyed his hope for the participants to become the agent of change to their centres in enhancing the quality management system in UUM. He also added UUM’s achievements today including being ranked at 701+ in the world ranking and latest at the 45th in world UIGreenmetric is everyone’s effort in UUM. Hence, it is important for UUM denizens to keep striving to make UUM continue its competitiveness. Understanding and increase the knowledge in ISO is one of the ways for UUM members to improve their performance and thus able to deliver the best for UUM.
The workshop was conducted by Dr. Noor Hasmini Hj. Abd Ghani, Deputy Director of Quality Excellence System Division and Dr. Adam Mohd Saifuddin senior lecturer from STML,COB. The half-day workshop exposes the participants matters related to ISO includes the definition of MS ISO 9001: 2008, understanding the MS ISO 9001:2008 methods of implementation structure, understanding how the 7 approaches of Quality Management can be applied by organisation as well as the introduction and knowledge of UUM Quality Management System on the basis of MS ISO 9001:2008.
IPQ hopes the participants are able to benefit from the workshop.